Putting our region's cancer needs first

Great North Swim 2019


Join #TeamNWCR and take to Lake Windermere for a weekend of open water swimming.

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Date: Friday 7th - Sunday 9th June 2019

Location: Lake District

Start Time: Various time slots available

Entry Fee: £20 Charity Place, £40 Own Place 

Minimum Sponsorship: £300

Take to the waters of Lake Windermere and swim to the stunning backdrop of the Lake District. 

With distances to suit all levels and abilities you can enjoy a weekend in the great outdoors with friends and family. Take your pick from 250 metres, 1/2 a mile, 1 mile, 2 miles, 5k or a 10k. 

Why choose #TeamNWCR?

By swimming for #TeamNwcr you'll be supporting life-saving research for years to come and helping our researchers in the fight to stop cancer sooner.

As part of our team you’ll receive fantastic support from the moment you sign up all the way until you cross that finish line. We'll provide you with a fundraising pack and unlimited support in the run up to and during the event. 

Already registered to swim, but want to support NWCR?

Let us know you would like to swim for us and we’ll send your Fundraising Pack which includes your NWCR t-shirt, sponsorship forms and more great tips and tricks to give your fundraising an extra boost! Email [email protected]  

Want a lab tour?

Click here to register your interest to see first-hand just how vital your sponsorship is to people right here in the North West and North Wales.

Register for your NWCR charity place at Great North Swim

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